Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 1085Primary Sponsor: RoseType of Legislation: JRSubject: Coroners, age and qualifications ofResiding Body: HouseComputer Document Number: 436/11871.DWIntroduced Date: Jan 14, 1992Date of Last Amendment: Apr 30, 1992Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: May 21, 1992Last History Type: Recalled from CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: RoseType of Legislation: Joint Resolution
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 1085 House May 21, 1992 Recalled from Committee 25 1085 House May 13, 1992 Rule 5.12 not waived, ordered 25 returned to Committee 1085 House May 13, 1992 Committee Report: Favorable 25 1085 House May 05, 1992 Introduced, read first time, 25 referred to Committee 1085 Senate May 01, 1992 Read third time, sent to House 1085 Senate Apr 30, 1992 Amended, read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Friday, May 1, 1992. 1085 Senate Apr 29, 1992 Recalled from Committee 11 1085 Senate Jan 14, 1992 Introduced, read first time, 11 referred to Committee 1085 Senate Nov 11, 1991 Prefiled, referred to 11 CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
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April 30, 1992
S. Printed 4/30/92--S.
Read the first time January 14, 1992.
PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO SECTION 24, ARTICLE V OF THE CONSTITUTION OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1895, RELATING TO LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS, PROSECUTORS, ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS, AND THE ATTORNEY GENERAL, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY MAY PROVIDE BY LAW FOR THE AGE AND QUALIFICATIONS OF CORONERS.
Amend Title To Conform
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. It is proposed that the second paragraph of Section 24, Article V of the Constitution of this State be amended to read:
"The General Assembly may also may provide by law for the age and qualifications of sheriffs, the training requirements of coroners, and the selection, duties, and compensation of other appropriate officials to enforce the criminal laws of the State, to prosecute persons under these laws, and to carry on the administrative functions of the courts of this State."
SECTION 2. The proposed amendment must be submitted to the qualified electors at the next general election for representatives. Ballots must be provided at the various voting precincts with the following words printed or written on the ballot:
"Must Section 24 of Article V of the Constitution of this State be amended so as to provide that the General Assembly may provide by law for the training requirements of coroners?
Those voting in favor of the question shall deposit a ballot with a check or cross mark in the square after the word `Yes', and those voting against the question shall deposit a ballot with a check or cross mark in the square after the word `No'."